Duarte Admits Sexual Relations with a Seven-year-old Girl

By Scott Sarvay
By Maureen Mespell

January 23, 2012 Updated Jan 23, 2012 at 7:52 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana’s NewsCenter) - 28-year-old Roderico Duarte admits he had sexual relations with a seven-year-old girl.

He appeared in court Monday morning where he pleaded guilty to a felony count of child molestation.

Authorities say they learned of the abuse when the child told her teacher she feared she was pregnant.

Duarte will be sentenced February 17th.

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